What Not To Say

Careerbuilder.com recently published a collection of the worst interview one-liners. A few of the best:

“When you do background checks on candidates, do things like public drunkenness arrests come up?” – Bolzan

“Can I get a tour of the breast pumping room?  I heard you have a great one here and while I don’t plan on having children for at least 10 or 12 years, I will definitely breast-feed and would want to use that room.”- Bolzan

“So, how much do they pay you for doing these interviews?” – Jodi R.R. Smith, Mannersmith Etiquette Consulting

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More important than just, “not making a fool of yourself,” is to actually ace the interview. The AU Career center provides online mock interview prep tools and in-depth preparation advice online

Via Justin Van Der Horn

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